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Fire update: 33 register at Buninyong evacuation point

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Firefighters remain at the scene, 24 hours after a bushfire that ripped through Nashs, Finns and Scotts roads between Buninyong and Scotsburn.

After detailed mapping, the size of the fire has been revised to around 20ha.

It's also been revealed around 30 people have registered at the evacuation centre in the Buninyong Community Facilty (footy/cricket clubrooms), although none stayed there overnight.

We caught up with Deputy Incident Controller Brett Boatman, who says with hot dry windy weather today, trucks and aircraft (pictured) are on standby around the region.

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